Project Manager (Technology and Innovation)

Do you want to play your part in some of the greatest environmental and scientific challenges of our time?

Can you support creative problem solvers and drive forward new ideas?

Are you an energetic self-starter who wants to work with a supportive and close-knit team?

If so, we want to hear from you. 

The innovation programmes we deliver are finding cutting-edge solutions to overcome some of the most complex challenges in the nuclear sector. And it will be your job to understand and articulate these challenges, find solutions, and support innovators in technical project delivery.

We want you to bring your passion for innovation, your scientific or engineering knowledge and your project management skills to work on projects across programmes including Sellafield’s Game Changers, the National Nuclear Laboratory’s Open Nuclear, and others as we grow. We’ll also want you to help innovators on these programmes find funding and commercialisation opportunities to bring their solutions to market.

As a valued member of our team, you will benefit from:

  • An exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work
  • A competitive reward package with annual bonus reviews based on company performance
  • A generous 34 days of combined annual leave and public holidays entitlement
  • Support to nurture your talent and reward success through an annual development and training review process

FIS360 are a dynamic and agile SME, meaning you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact from day one.  Whilst we’re small, our influence is large, and the environment is fast-paced and exciting.  You can expect no two days to be the same.

Priority setting will be under the direction of the management team of FIS360.  The post-holder must be highly motivated, resilient and willing to be flexible and adapt to support the needs of the business.

The role will provide significant training and development opportunities including access to bespoke commercialisation and innovation training and other relevant courses.  Mentoring from experienced commercialisation project managers will be provided, with opportunities to shadow and gain experience before taking responsibility for project delivery.   

Job offers will be subject to achieving suitable levels of security clearance.

Informal enquiries about this post can be made to:  Jo Tunney, Programme Manager, FIS360 Ltd
To apply for this role, please submit a CV and a cover letter providing evidence of how you meet the person specification to Deborah Bowering, Operational Manager, FIS360 Ltd, by email to CVs should be no more than 2 pages in length. 

Full specification can be found on the FIS360 website.

Salary: £30,000 - £42,800, depending on experience
FTE: 1 (37.5 hours/week) - requests for flexible working will be considered
Contract Type: Permanent, full-time
Location: Primarily home-based (laptop and phone will be provided), with regular travel to FIS360 Ltd’s Penrith office, and to meetings/events in West Cumbria, and occasionally throughout the UK.

Closing date: 
Thursday, November 30, 2023
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